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Scores
Standings
NYY
@BOS
4
1
NYY
@BOS
0
1
CHW
@DET
4
8
CLE
@SLB
9
4
CLE
@SLB
11
9
PHA
@WSH
6
10
PHI
@BRO
5
2
PHI
@BRO
5
7
STL
@CHC
6
2
PIT
@CIN
3
0
BSN
@NYG
2
4
BSN
@NYG
2
6
Sunday, August 2, 1931,
, Braves Field
Attendance: 40,000, Time of Game: 1:17
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Yankees
0
58-41
 Lost 1 
3rd, 14½ GB
at Red Sox
1
40-60
 Won 1 
6th, 33 GB
W: Wilcy Moore (9-8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Yankees         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  3  1
Red Sox         0  0  0   0  0  0   0  1  X    1  3  0

New York Yankees

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Earle Combs CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .322 .380 .438 .818 -0.062 1.29 0.043 -0.104 -0.2 2 0
Joe Sewell 3B 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 .301 .400 .398 .798 -0.011 1.12 0.044 -0.055 -0.4 0 2 SH
   Dusty Cooke PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .343 .465 .457 .922 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Babe Ruth LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .381 .501 .695 1.196 -0.171 1.57 0.000 -0.171 -0.9 3 0
Lou Gehrig 1B 2 0 1 0 1 0 3 .339 .452 .671 1.123 0.022 1.24 0.052 -0.030 0.4 7 3
Samuel Byrd RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .299 .377 .425 .803 -0.160 1.47 0.000 -0.160 -1.5 3 0 GDP
Lyn Lary SS 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .291 .373 .454 .826 -0.091 1.16 0.000 -0.091 -0.6 2 0
Tony Lazzeri 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .238 .364 .348 .712 -0.085 1.10 0.000 -0.085 -0.6 2 3
Arndt Jorgens C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .257 .313 .324 .637 -0.060 0.77 0.000 -0.060 -0.4 4 0
George Pipgras P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .033 .000 .033 -0.047 0.91 0.000 -0.047 -0.4 1 0
   Bill Dickey PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .314 .366 .396 .763 -0.076 2.92 0.000 -0.076 -0.3
Team Totals 28 0 3 0 1 4 30 .107 .138 .107 .245 -0.741 1.26 0.139 -0.879 -4.9 24 8
SH: J Sewell (8, off W Moore).
TB: E Combs; J Sewell; L Gehrig.
GIDP: S Byrd ().
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 2.
Fielding
E: A Jorgens (4).

Boston Red Sox

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Jack Rothrock LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .263 .332 .340 .673 -0.097 0.93 0.000 -0.097 -1.1 1 0
Hal Rhyne SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .273 .340 .366 .706 -0.076 0.98 0.000 -0.076 -0.6 1 5
Otis Miller 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .292 .330 .306 .637 -0.054 0.70 0.000 -0.054 -0.4 0 2
Earl Webb RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .366 .438 .595 1.033 0.000 0.97 0.045 -0.046 0.0 1 0
Bill Sweeney 1B 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 .305 .329 .378 .708 0.025 1.44 0.063 -0.038 -0.0 15 0 SH
Tom Oliver CF 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 .278 .311 .378 .689 -0.122 1.56 0.000 -0.122 -0.9 5 0
Charlie Berry C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .310 .364 .441 .805 0.067 1.65 0.139 -0.072 0.1 4 0
Rabbit Warstler 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .202 .283 .281 .564 0.080 1.97 0.133 -0.053 0.3 0 2
Wilcy Moore P 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .189 .189 .216 .405 -0.064 0.87 0.000 -0.064 -0.8 0 5
Team Totals 27 1 3 0 0 4 28 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.241 1.22 0.380 -0.622 -3.3 27 14
SH: B Sweeney (9, off G Pipgras).
TB: C Berry; E Webb; B Sweeney.
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 5.
Fielding
DP: 1. H Rhyne-B Sweeney.

New York Yankees

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
George Pipgras, L (5-3) 8 3 1 0 0 4 0 3.73 28 78 0.241 1.22 3.3
Team Totals 8 3 1 0 0 4 0 0.00 28 78 0.241 1.22 3.3

Boston Red Sox

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wilcy Moore, W (9-8) 9 3 0 0 1 4 0 3.65 30 84 0.741 1.26 4.9
Team Totals 9 3 0 0 1 4 0 0.00 30 84 0.741 1.26 4.9
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Harry Geisel, 1B - Bill Dinneen, 2B - (none), 3B - George Hildebrand.
Time of Game: 1:17.
Attendance: 40,000.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

New York Yankees         Boston Red Sox
1 Earle Combs CF 1 Jack Rothrock LF
2 Joe Sewell 3B 2 Hal Rhyne SS
3 Babe Ruth LF 3 Otis Miller 3B
4 Lou Gehrig 1B 4 Earl Webb RF
5 Samuel Byrd RF 5 Bill Sweeney 1B
6 Lyn Lary SS 6 Tom Oliver CF
7 Tony Lazzeri 2B 7 Charlie Berry C
8 Arndt Jorgens C 8 Rabbit Warstler 2B
9 George Pipgras P 9 Wilcy Moore P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b8 0-0 1 1-- BOS C. Berry G. Pipgras 14% 75% Single to CF; Oliver to 3B
b8 0-0 1 1-3 R BOS R. Warstler G. Pipgras 13% 88% Fielder's Choice 2B; Oliver Scores/Safe on E2 (catch)/unER; Berry to 2B
t9 0-1 2 1-- O NYY B. Ruth W. Moore 8% 100% Lineout: CF
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO NYY S. Byrd W. Moore 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t9 0-1 0 --- O NYY B. Dickey W. Moore 8% 90% Groundout: P-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O NYY E. Combs W. Moore 2% 52% Groundout: 2B-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- O NYY J. Sewell W. Moore 2% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O NYY B. Ruth W. Moore 1% 55% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O BOS J. Rothrock G. Pipgras -2% 53% Strikeout Looking
b1 0-0 1 --- O BOS H. Rhyne G. Pipgras -2% 51% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O BOS O. Miller G. Pipgras -1% 50% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 2nd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- NYY L. Gehrig W. Moore -4% 46% Single (CF-RF)
t2 0-0 0 1-- OO NYY S. Byrd W. Moore 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
t2 0-0 2 --- O NYY L. Lary W. Moore 1% 55% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O BOS E. Webb G. Pipgras -2% 53% Lineout: CF
b2 0-0 1 --- O BOS B. Sweeney G. Pipgras -2% 51% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b2 0-0 2 --- O BOS T. Oliver G. Pipgras -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 3rd, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O NYY T. Lazzeri W. Moore 3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
t3 0-0 1 --- O NYY A. Jorgens W. Moore 2% 54% Groundout: P-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O NYY G. Pipgras W. Moore 1% 56% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- O BOS C. Berry G. Pipgras -3% 53% Strikeout
b3 0-0 1 --- O BOS R. Warstler G. Pipgras -2% 51% Flyball: LF
b3 0-0 2 --- O BOS W. Moore G. Pipgras -1% 50% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 4th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 1-2-3
t4 0-0 0 --- NYY E. Combs W. Moore -4% 46% Single
t4 0-0 0 1-- O NYY J. Sewell W. Moore 2% 48% Bunt Groundout: P-1B/Sacrifice; Combs to 2B
t4 0-0 1 -2- O NYY B. Ruth W. Moore 4% 52% Groundout: SS-1B; Combs to 3B
t4 0-0 2 --3 NYY L. Gehrig W. Moore -1% 50% Walk
t4 0-0 2 1-3 O NYY S. Byrd W. Moore 6% 56% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 1-2-3
b4 0-0 0 --- O BOS J. Rothrock G. Pipgras -3% 53% Flyball: LF
b4 0-0 1 --- O BOS H. Rhyne G. Pipgras -2% 51% Flyball: RF
b4 0-0 2 --- O BOS O. Miller G. Pipgras -1% 50% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 5th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 6-7-8
t5 0-0 0 --- O NYY L. Lary W. Moore 3% 53% Strikeout
t5 0-0 1 --- O NYY T. Lazzeri W. Moore 2% 55% Groundout: P-1B
t5 0-0 2 --- O NYY A. Jorgens W. Moore 2% 57% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 4-5-6
b5 0-0 0 --- BOS E. Webb G. Pipgras 5% 61% Single to CF
b5 0-0 0 1-- O BOS B. Sweeney G. Pipgras -2% 59% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Webb to 2B
b5 0-0 1 -2- O BOS T. Oliver G. Pipgras -5% 55% Popfly: SS
b5 0-0 2 -2- O BOS C. Berry G. Pipgras -5% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 6th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 9-1-2
t6 0-0 0 --- O NYY G. Pipgras W. Moore 3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 0-0 1 --- O NYY E. Combs W. Moore 3% 56% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 0-0 2 --- O NYY J. Sewell W. Moore 2% 58% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 8-9-1
b6 0-0 0 --- O BOS R. Warstler G. Pipgras -3% 54% Flyball: RF
b6 0-0 1 --- O BOS W. Moore G. Pipgras -3% 52% Strikeout
b6 0-0 2 --- O BOS J. Rothrock G. Pipgras -2% 50% Bunt Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 7th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 3-4-5
t7 0-0 0 --- O NYY B. Ruth W. Moore 4% 54% Flyball: LF
t7 0-0 1 --- O NYY L. Gehrig W. Moore 3% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 0-0 2 --- O NYY S. Byrd W. Moore 2% 59% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 7th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 2-3-4
b7 0-0 0 --- O BOS H. Rhyne G. Pipgras -4% 55% Popfly: 2B
b7 0-0 1 --- O BOS O. Miller G. Pipgras -3% 52% Flyball: CF
b7 0-0 2 --- O BOS E. Webb G. Pipgras -2% 50% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Top of the 8th, Yankees Batting, Tied 0-0, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 6-7-8
t8 0-0 0 --- O NYY L. Lary W. Moore 5% 55% Strikeout
t8 0-0 1 --- O NYY T. Lazzeri W. Moore 4% 58% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 0-0 2 --- O NYY A. Jorgens W. Moore 3% 61% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 0.
Bottom of the 8th, Red Sox Batting, Tied 0-0, Yankees' George Pipgras facing 5-6-7
b8 0-0 0 --- BOS B. Sweeney G. Pipgras 6% 67% Single to SS (Ground Ball)
b8 0-0 0 1-- O BOS T. Oliver G. Pipgras -6% 61% Bunt Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b8 0-0 1 1-- BOS C. Berry G. Pipgras 14% 75% Single to CF; Oliver to 3B
b8 0-0 1 1-3 R BOS R. Warstler G. Pipgras 13% 88% Fielder's Choice 2B; Oliver Scores/Safe on E2 (catch)/unER; Berry to 2B
b8 1-0 1 12- O BOS W. Moore G. Pipgras -3% 86% Strikeout
b8 1-0 2 12- O BOS J. Rothrock G. Pipgras -3% 83% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 1.
Top of the 9th, Yankees Batting, Behind 0-1, Red Sox' Wilcy Moore facing 9-1-2
Bill Dickey pinch hits for George Pipgras (P) batting 9th
t9 0-1 0 --- O NYY B. Dickey W. Moore 8% 90% Groundout: P-1B
t9 0-1 1 --- O NYY E. Combs W. Moore 6% 96% Flyball: CF
t9 0-1 2 --- NYY J. Sewell W. Moore -4% 92% Single to RF
Dusty Cooke pinch runs for Joe Sewell (3B) batting 2nd
t9 0-1 2 1-- O NYY B. Ruth W. Moore 8% 100% Lineout: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Yankees 0, Red Sox 1.

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